Last summer, a team of 28 fantastic volunteers put together 100 amazing Back2School buddy boxes for nominated teachers from across the country. I’m really pleased to announce that the scheme is back, but bigger and better. You can read more about last year’s scheme here and here. Last year the recipients were extremely pleased with their… Continue reading Back 2 School Surprise Boxes Return
Though about joining the 400+ other volunteers of #Teacher5adayBuddyBox? Not quite sure whether to or not? Take a look at these reasons if you’re uumming and ahhing, then go and sign up. @MrsHumanities because it’s good to give, for no other reason than to brighten someone else’s day — Charlie Broomfield (@gruntledlass) January 1, 2017 @MrsHumanities… Continue reading Why join #Teacher5adayBuddyBox?
A number of the surprise back2school boxes were filled with a special cuppa or tea courtesy of @BloomsburyEd. The kind people at Bloomsbury sent me a huge number of tea bags to go into the surprise boxes to help keep the teachers of Britain hydrated. Here are a few of the boxes that were so… Continue reading Putting the TEA in TEAcher!
Over the summer I had the privilege of leading a group of very generous individuals. Each one volunteered to send a surprise #teacher5adaybuddybox or two, three, four or even 5. Each volunteer was given a list of nominees to send their boxes too. Not including myself there were a huge 28 volunteers, that provided their time,… Continue reading A HUGE THANK YOU!
It’s always nice to receive a gift but when a total stranger makes the time and effort to send you something nice just to cheer you up, because they know you’re a teacher too, then that makes it all the more special. Several months ago I ‘committed’ to sending a buddy box to a teacher… Continue reading It’s always nice to receive a gift…